If you’re to consider the rumormill, a hardcore variant of the brand new Ford Bronco may very well be on the playing cards, created utilizing the same philosophy to the F-150 Raptor and Ranger Raptor however probably dubbed the ‘Warthog.’
It’s not possible to say at this early stage what Ford is planning for this flagship Bronco, however The Sketch Monkey on YouTube has rendered what the off-roader may appear like with some Raptor-esque elements.
Because it stands, the Ford Bronco is already a really mean-looking off-roader, significantly in Wildtrak kind the place it sports activities 17-inch black wheels with a beadlock-style ‘magnificence ring’ and large 35-inch tires. The Sketch Monkey used the Bronco Wildtrak as the bottom for his creation and set about overhauling its entrance fascia and another elements.
The obvious alteration is targeted on the entrance grille that now sports activities blacked-out Bronco lettering and three small orange lights. Look beneath the grille and you’ll find a revised entrance bumper with a metal skid plate identical to the one utilized by the F-150 Raptor.
Elsewhere, the Bronco Raptor sports activities a distinct set of black wheels and a pair of aspect steps.
If Ford does certainly launch a Bronco Raptor or ‘Warthog,’ there’s a chance it is going to function an highly effective powertrain. This might imply Ford will improve the twin-turbo 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 that presently tops out the vary. Then again, some speculate the Blue Oval could drop its 5.0-liter Coyote V8 into the Bronco, making it the right rival to the rumored V8-powered Jeep Wrangler.
Word: This render is the work of The Sketch Monkey and is in now manner associated to or endorsed by Ford